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Cellosaurus BHK21/13/Py6 (CVCL_LM74)

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Cell line name BHK21/13/Py6
Synonyms BHK-21/py6; C13-TC6; TC6; BHK 21 C.13/T.6; BHK 21 C13/T6; Py-BHK; PyBHK; BHK-py; BHK21/Py
Accession CVCL_LM74
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: BHK21/13/Py6 (RRID:CVCL_LM74)
Comments Transformant: NCBI_TaxID; 1891730; Murine polyomavirus (MPyV).
Derived from site: In situ; Kidney; UBERON=UBERON_0002113.
Species of origin Mesocricetus auratus (Golden hamster) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10036)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_1915 (BHK-21 clone 13)
CVCL_WX10 (BHK 21 C.13/T.6/Ascites)
Sex of cell Male
Age at sampling 1D
Category Transformed cell line

MacPherson I.A.
Characteristics of a hamster cell clone transformed by polyoma virus.
J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 30:795-815(1963)

PubMed=14207308; DOI=10.1038/2031355a0
Stoker M.G.P., MacPherson I.A.
Syrian hamster fibroblast cell line BHK21 and its derivatives.
Nature 203:1355-1357(1964)

PubMed=4370432; DOI=10.1016/0092-8674(74)90034-8
Shields R., Pollock K.
The adhesion of BHK and PyBHK cells to the substratum.
Cell 3:31-38(1974)

PubMed=6179955; DOI=10.1242/jcs.55.1.301
Knox P., Griffiths S.
The abnormal morphology of polyoma-transformed baby hamster kidney cells is due to a failure to respond to 70K spreading factor.
J. Cell Sci. 55:301-316(1982)

Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54796434
Entry history
Entry creation15-Nov-2017
Last entry update29-Jun-2023
Version number9